Both the Supreme Court Judges and the President are Immune
Reader comment on: Jonathan Turley on Obama's Lawlessness
Submitted by Eugene Patrick Devany (United States), Feb 28, 2014 17:47
Judges at all levels have the freedom to make wrong decisions without recourse. The President must also interpret the often vague laws and carry them out in a reasonable way. Not every date and time limit can be adhered to and sometimes money must be shifted around to carry out the law.
The President takes an oath, just like a judge, but he has a right to use every bit of discretion according to his own political whims. The courts generally have no business second guessing executive discretion.
If the President goes too far he can be impeached - but he has to go over the line in the mind of 51 Senators. Mr. Obama has been unwise in many things but he is brilliant, in a Machiavellian way, when it comes to pushing the constitutional limits of power.
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